Historic West Loop Apartment Building at 324 S. Racine is begin offered for sale. $4.75M. The building has seven large loft style apartments and first floor retail. Large adjacent side lot with outdoor café seating. Within blocks of the CTA Blue Line.
THREAT: Marketed as “Transit Oriented Development site”, the C1-3 zoning when combined with the side lot would allow the construction of a larger building with many more smaller units.
ACTION: Contact 28th Ward Alderman Jason Ervin, (773) 533-0900 firstname.lastname@example.org, http://www.aldermanervin.com/ to request that he take steps to protect this building from any potential demolition.